Fresh Beats Shoebox Theatre

Fresh Beats Shoebox Theatre

Make it a "Great Day" for your child by setting up a pint-sized playhouse that looks like the Groovy Smoothie and features the entire band! Grab a shoebox and our printables to get this show on the road.

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Fresh Beats Shoebox Theatre

Craft Features

Parent Supervision Needed
This craft requires extra parent involvement and a watchful eye, because it may require sharp tools or intricate handiwork.

Developmental Skills

Make Music with Us
Music skills include: singing or playing instruments, dancing and moving, appreciating different styles of music, and understanding concepts like rhythm and dynamics.
Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Ages: 4-6

Materials

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Print out the templates, and then cut and attach where indicated.

  2. Step 2

    Stand the shoebox up on it's side (horizontally) and open the lid, and then cut the edges off of the lid.

  3. Step 3

    Wrap the Groovy Smoothie template to the shoebox, and then attach with glue or tape (see photo for reference).<br><br> Glue or tape the sidewalk to the inside of the lid as shown.

  4. Step 4

    Cut out the Fresh Beats and fold where indicated. Secure the base of the puppets with glue or tape.<br><br> Cut out the instruments and fold where indicated. The instruments should stand on their own.<br><br> The shoebox theater is complete, and now your child can hip, hop, and pop with the Fresh Beats!

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